Learn from the masters
The Front holds a special place in the climbing industry for initiating the birth of indoor competitive bouldering. We select only the best, most experienced instructors to guide you through all aspects of bouldering. Whether you're embarking on your timid, first attempts in the sport or honing complex climbing techniques, you'll find that The Front staff has the experience and knowledge to improve your climbing skills.
Climbing instruction at The Front is an excellent choice for beginners as well as more advanced individuals. Known for small classes and personalized attention, The Front is the perfect place to begin or expand your climbing experience. Classes offer a non-competitive environment that is conducive to learning and expanding one's ability.
Class attendance also includes full access to aerobic and weight training equipment. You have the option to come just for classes, or incorporate them into your full workout. Either way, you'll find climbing instruction classes at The Front comfortable and inviting, as well as challenging and informative.
First Ascent Program:
Never climbed before? Want to get started? This class is designed for you! The First Ascent Program is an all-around introductory class for adults and teens. You will learn rope skills, harness use, equipment handling and basic climbing techniques, as well as climbing lingo and commands. We will also teach you how to belay and spot as safely as possible.
Price (groups of 2-10): $49/person
What's included? - Class, daypass, 2 week membership, and rental equipment.
Length: 90 minutes of instruction; continue climbing after class is over!
Clothing and Gear: Wear attire that allows for full range of motion. All climbing gear is included!
Learn to Top Rope Belay!
Don't know how to belay? We run this 30-minute intro class ANYTIME! Just stop by, it only takes half an hour. Price: $7.00
Learn to Lead Climb and Belay!
Want to take the next step and belay your friends on lead? Need to learn how to safely clip, lead climb, and take lead falls? Grab your friend, and give us a call. We'll get you scheduled. This class spans two 90 minute sessions, and is for individuals that feel confident climbing 5.9 and want to take their climbing to the next level. Price: $89.00